CAREER ACADEMY PARTNERS WITH N.C. CENTER FOR GLOBAL LOGISTICS
The North Carolina Center for Global Logistics announced Tuesday that the Yadkin Valley Regional Career Academy will become the first high school invited to partner with its network of 23 higher education institutions to prepare students for college degrees and careers in the robust and growing transportation and logistics industry in the Piedmont Triad region.The NCCGL has been a leading proponent with area businesses, higher education and K-12 school districts in developing the curriculum for the regional school, according to a press release from the center."The NCCGL is proud partner of the YVRCA, and we congratulate them on their recent award of a Reynolds-American Foundation grant," said C. David Hauser, executive director, North Carolina Center for Global Logistics. "We know that our high school students are the future workforce for our region. We need them to have the skills to succeed in every aspect of STEM education. Global Logistics is a key industry and the foundation for advanced manufacturing and business as a whole, making it a strong, viable career path. With a solid educational foundation, YVRCA students will be able to have highly successful careers, both regionally and internationally."